<![CDATA[Worldcarfans: Motorsport]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/category/motorsport<![CDATA[Worldcarfans: Motorsport]]>http://content.worldcarfans.co/templates/0/18/images/feedlogo.gifhttp://www.worldcarfans.com/category/motorsport<![CDATA[Newey warns no engine tokens could lead to "spending frenzy"]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160208103760/newey-warns-no-engine-tokens-could-lead-to-spending-frenzyAdrian Newey fears that a move to abandon Formula 1's engine token system could make grand prix racing less competitive. F1's manufacturers have agreed to lift restrictions on engine development for 2017, after feeling that the limits on what car makers ]]>Mon, 08 Feb 2016 18:40:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160208103760/newey-warns-no-engine-tokens-could-lead-to-spending-frenzy<![CDATA[Rally Sweden to be held on shortened route]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160208103754/rally-sweden-to-be-held-on-shortened-routeRally Sweden has been given the green light to take place, but with eight stages being cut from the route after threats of cancellation. ]]>Mon, 08 Feb 2016 16:40:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160208103754/rally-sweden-to-be-held-on-shortened-route<![CDATA[Rally Sweden could be cancelled due to high temperatures]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160208103738/rally-sweden-could-be-cancelled-due-to-high-temperaturesThe organisers of Rally Sweden have announced that the 2016 edition of the event faces possible cancellation due to warm weather conditions. ]]>Mon, 08 Feb 2016 11:00:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160208103738/rally-sweden-could-be-cancelled-due-to-high-temperatures<![CDATA[2016 McLaren 650S GT3 ready to race]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160208103734/2016-mclaren-650s-gt3-ready-to-raceMcLaren GT has taken the wraps off the 2016 650S GT3 which will receive its proper introduction next month at the Geneva Motor Show. ]]>Mon, 08 Feb 2016 07:31:30 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160208103734/2016-mclaren-650s-gt3-ready-to-race<![CDATA[Movie star Jackie Chan becomes Le Mans team owner]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160206103707/movie-star-jackie-chan-becomes-le-mans-team-ownerThe Hong Kong actor and stuntman has joined the list of film and TV heroes to get involved in the 24-hour classic. ]]>Sat, 06 Feb 2016 12:00:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160206103707/movie-star-jackie-chan-becomes-le-mans-team-owner<![CDATA[Sixty-car grid confirmed for 2016 Le Mans 24 Hours]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160206103699/sixty-car-grid-confirmed-for-2016-le-mans-24-hoursThis year’s Le Mans 24 Hours will equal the record for the biggest ever, with 60 cars on the grid for the world’s most famous sportscar race. The grid’s capacity has been expanded by four cars for 2016, thanks to new garages being constructed at the end ]]>Sat, 06 Feb 2016 01:20:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160206103699/sixty-car-grid-confirmed-for-2016-le-mans-24-hours<![CDATA[24-time X Games medalist Dave Mirra dies in apparent suicide]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160205103662/24-time-x-games-medalist-dave-mirra-dies-in-apparent-suicideX Games legend Dave Mirra has tragically died at the age of 41. ]]>Fri, 05 Feb 2016 12:40:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160205103662/24-time-x-games-medalist-dave-mirra-dies-in-apparent-suicide<![CDATA[Montezemolo says he has no "good news" on Schumacher]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160204103652/montezemolo-says-he-has-no-good-news-on-schumacherMontezemolo says he has no "good news" on Schumacher ]]>Thu, 04 Feb 2016 22:30:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160204103652/montezemolo-says-he-has-no-good-news-on-schumacher<![CDATA[2017 Ford F-150 Raptor race truck unveiled]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160204103613/2017-ford-f-150-raptor-race-truck-unveiledSet to compete in the 2016 Best in the Desert factory stock class, the F-150 Raptor racing truck is based on the production model and features a 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 engine that produces more than 411 horsepower and 434 pound-feet of torque. The engine ]]>Thu, 04 Feb 2016 00:00:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160204103613/2017-ford-f-150-raptor-race-truck-unveiled<![CDATA[Force India set to lose co-partner Sahara]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160202103551/force-india-set-to-lose-co-partner-saharaForce India is set to lose Sahara as one of its partners, with the Indian conglomerate now planning to sell its stake in the Formula 1 team. The Sahara India Pariwar's founder and chairman Subrata Roy has been in jail since March 2014 due to a long-runni ]]>Tue, 02 Feb 2016 20:40:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160202103551/force-india-set-to-lose-co-partner-sahara<![CDATA[Corvette Racing at Daytona: Historic 1-2 finish for Corvette C7.R at Rolex 24]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160202103532/corvette-racing-at-daytona-historic-1-2-finish-for-corvette-c7-r-at-rolex-24Gavin, Milner, Fässler take 0.034-second victory in No. 4 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R ]]>Tue, 02 Feb 2016 14:00:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160202103532/corvette-racing-at-daytona-historic-1-2-finish-for-corvette-c7-r-at-rolex-24<![CDATA[DeltaWing: Three times in P1 position and an unavoidable crash [video]]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160201103514/deltawing-three-times-in-p1-position-and-an-unavoidable-crash-videoDeltaWing: Three times in P1 position and an unavoidable crash [video] ]]>Mon, 01 Feb 2016 22:40:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160201103514/deltawing-three-times-in-p1-position-and-an-unavoidable-crash-video<![CDATA[Renault Sport R.S. 01 Interceptor is one sick police car [video]]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160129103421/renault-sport-r-s-01-interceptor-is-one-sick-police-car-videoPolice cars have a tendency to be pretty dull but Renault Sport is spicing things up by showcasing the R.S. 01 Interceptor. ]]>Fri, 29 Jan 2016 00:00:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160129103421/renault-sport-r-s-01-interceptor-is-one-sick-police-car-video<![CDATA[BMW reveals 100th anniversary liveries]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160128103376/bmw-reveals-100th-anniversary-liveriesBMW Team RLL has revealed two commemorative 100th anniversary liveries for the new BMW M6 GTLM race cars competing in the 2016 WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. ]]>Thu, 28 Jan 2016 00:15:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160128103376/bmw-reveals-100th-anniversary-liveries<![CDATA[Scientist Bill Nye urges NASCAR to shift to electric cars]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160127103358/scientist-bill-nye-urges-nascar-to-shift-to-electric-carsThe famed scientist that my generation grew up watching in grade school has a wild idea to make NASCAR a fully electric form of auto racing. ]]>Wed, 27 Jan 2016 16:00:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160127103358/scientist-bill-nye-urges-nascar-to-shift-to-electric-cars<![CDATA[Chevy will auction off the first 2016 COPO Camaro]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160126103331/chevy-will-auction-off-the-first-2016-copo-camaroThe 2016 Chevrolet COPO Camaro was designed for the drag strip but it will hit the auction block before it ever steps foot on the track. ]]>Tue, 26 Jan 2016 22:40:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160126103331/chevy-will-auction-off-the-first-2016-copo-camaro<![CDATA[Opinion: Why Subaru decided to join the BTCC]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160124103246/opinion-why-subaru-decided-to-join-the-btccMotorsport.com columnist and ITV4 BTCC lead TV commentator David Addison analyses why Subaru has left the forest stages for touring cars. ]]>Sun, 24 Jan 2016 12:00:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160124103246/opinion-why-subaru-decided-to-join-the-btcc<![CDATA[Analysis: Le Mans legacy means high stakes in Ford return]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160122103221/analysis-le-mans-legacy-means-high-stakes-in-ford-returnAnalysis: Le Mans legacy means high stakes in Ford return ]]>Fri, 22 Jan 2016 22:40:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160122103221/analysis-le-mans-legacy-means-high-stakes-in-ford-return<![CDATA[Relive the 2016 Dakar Rally in 50 stunning images]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160120103133/relive-the-2016-dakar-rally-in-50-stunning-imagesOur friends at Motorsport.com Russia have put together a gallery of 50 stunning pics from this year’s edition of the Dakar Rally. ]]>Wed, 20 Jan 2016 19:20:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160120103133/relive-the-2016-dakar-rally-in-50-stunning-images<![CDATA[Vettel back testing for Ferrari at Fiorano]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160119103083/vettel-back-testing-for-ferrari-at-fioranoSebastian Vettel returned to the cockpit of a Formula 1 car today for a test in a 2014 Ferrari at Fiorano. ]]>Tue, 19 Jan 2016 20:20:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160119103083/vettel-back-testing-for-ferrari-at-fiorano<![CDATA[Toyota Prius GT300 race car is a sight to behold [video]]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160119103070/toyota-prius-gt300-race-car-is-a-sight-to-behold-videoAPR Racing has taken the wraps off the motorsport-spec Toyota Prius GT300 which as the name implies will take part in the GT300 championship in Japan. ]]>Tue, 19 Jan 2016 12:40:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160119103070/toyota-prius-gt300-race-car-is-a-sight-to-behold-video<![CDATA[Arrinera Hussarya GT looks fierce in official images]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160119103069/arrinera-hussarya-gt-looks-fierce-in-official-imagesPolish supercar manufacturer Arrinera has released a batch of images with the track-only Hussarya GT. ]]>Tue, 19 Jan 2016 12:00:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160119103069/arrinera-hussarya-gt-looks-fierce-in-official-images<![CDATA[Fans offered chance to be part of Ferrari launch]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160118103041/fans-offered-chance-to-be-part-of-ferrari-launchFerrari is offering fans the chance to play a part in the launch of its 2016 Formula 1 car, which is set to be unveiled next month. ]]>Mon, 18 Jan 2016 16:40:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160118103041/fans-offered-chance-to-be-part-of-ferrari-launch<![CDATA[Todt asked Pope to pray for Schumacher]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160116103006/todt-asked-pope-to-pray-for-schumacherFIA president Jean Todt has admitted that it is very painful to see close friend Michael Schumacher in his current situation. ]]>Sat, 16 Jan 2016 18:00:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160116103006/todt-asked-pope-to-pray-for-schumacher<![CDATA[Dakar Cars, Stage 13: Peterhansel wraps up win, Loeb fastest]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160116103004/dakar-cars-stage-13-peterhansel-wraps-up-win-loeb-fastestStephane Peterhansel clinched his 12th victory in the Dakar Rally by coasting through the final stage, which was won by Peugeot teammate Sebastien Loeb. ]]>Sat, 16 Jan 2016 16:00:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160116103004/dakar-cars-stage-13-peterhansel-wraps-up-win-loeb-fastest<![CDATA[Dakar Cars, Stage 12: Hirvonen takes maiden stage win]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160116103000/dakar-cars-stage-12-hirvonen-takes-maiden-stage-winFormer WRC star Mikko Hirvonen picked up his first stage win in his rookie Dakar Rally, while Stephane Peterhansel preserved his massive lead in the overall standings. ]]>Sat, 16 Jan 2016 10:52:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160116103000/dakar-cars-stage-12-hirvonen-takes-maiden-stage-win<![CDATA[Toyota Gazoo Racing will take C-HR to the Nurburgring]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160115102969/toyota-gazoo-racing-will-take-c-hr-to-the-nurburgringThe Toyota C-HR will spawn a race car derivative that will compete at the Nürburgring 24 Hours. ]]>Fri, 15 Jan 2016 18:40:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160115102969/toyota-gazoo-racing-will-take-c-hr-to-the-nurburgring<![CDATA[No Aston Martin deal for Force India in 2016]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160115102965/no-aston-martin-deal-for-force-india-in-2016Force India's chief operating officer Otmar Szafnauer has confirmed that the team will not carry Aston Martin branding this season. ]]>Fri, 15 Jan 2016 16:00:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160115102965/no-aston-martin-deal-for-force-india-in-2016<![CDATA[Arrinera Hussarya GT visits Autosport International preparing for GT4 series]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160115102963/arrinera-hussarya-gt-visits-autosport-international-preparing-for-gt4-seriesThe racing Arrinera Hussarya GT has arrived at the Autosport International in Birmingham. ]]>Fri, 15 Jan 2016 14:40:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160115102963/arrinera-hussarya-gt-visits-autosport-international-preparing-for-gt4-series<![CDATA[Pirelli expects 2017 cars to be five seconds quicker despite no aero gains]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160115102962/pirelli-expects-2017-cars-to-be-five-seconds-quicker-despite-no-aero-gainsPirelli motorsport boss Paul Hembery says Formula 1 cars will still be some five seconds quicker by 2017, despite the expected abandonment of plans for downforce gains. ]]>Fri, 15 Jan 2016 14:00:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160115102962/pirelli-expects-2017-cars-to-be-five-seconds-quicker-despite-no-aero-gains